European and Import Auto Repair Specialists Maintenance Surrey

The Importance of Proper Wheel Alignment

6th Mar, 2014

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Many of us do not realize the importance of proper wheel alignment in our cars. We tend to think that nothing much happens to our tires other than an occasional puncture. Nothing can be further from the truth. It is very important that we regularly get our wheels aligned and I would say it…

Car Maintenance Tips to Take You from Winter to Spring

6th Mar, 2014

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Vancouver winters are tough. Whilst most people take the time to prepare their vehicle for the harsh winter months ahead, few consider the importance of making preparations for spring. The moment the temperature gauge starts to creep up, you should think about booking a visit with your local car repair shop to give your…

Brake Repair and Maintenance

6th Mar, 2014

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Prioritizing road safety helps reduce traffic accidents. It is a responsibility that every driver should take seriously.

Make it a regular habit to check your car before driving off, regardless of the distance of your destination. Remember that safety measures should be implemented whether you’re going somewhere near or headed for a long drive.

It is…

Caring For Your Car’s Clutch

6th Mar, 2014

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Have you ever wondered exactly what happens when you push down the clutch pedal? Without the clutch you would not be able to disengage the power of the engine or change gears! So how does it all work? A clutch is used to connect two moving shafts that are moving at different speeds. This…

Timing Belt Replacement: Symptoms That Indicate That You Need One

6th Mar, 2014

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The timing belt of a car’s engine is a very important part because it serves as a connection between that camshaft and crankshaft. Because of this, it controls and monitors the opening and closing activities of the valves of the car’s engine. This shows that getting a timing belt replacement when needed is vital….

Fuel Injector Cleaning Can Improve Fuel Economy

6th Mar, 2014

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Deposits from fuel can accumulate on your car’s engine intake valves, injectors, ports, fuel injectors, and combustion chambers. Dirty fuel injectors, one of the most common problems, can cause clogging, which leads to a wide variety of engine problems such as loss of power, rough idle, hesitation, misfire, pinging, knocking and hard starting.

However, one…

Muffler and Exhaust System Repair and Maintenance

6th Mar, 2014

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Loud exhaust noise can come from the front or rear of your vehicle – and most of us would not welcome it as it literally distracts us while driving! To be able to fix this problem as soon as possible, the first thing that must be done is to check out the cause of…

Get Car Servicing and Tune Ups From a Reliable Company

6th Mar, 2014

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If you want to drive your car for years without any hassle, take it for regular tune ups and periodic servicing. Choose a trustworthy car garage for repair and servicing.

Looking for a car service in Melbourne for vehicle tune up? If you own a car, it requires proper tuning after it has travelled certain…

Scheduled Maintenance should be of higher importance

6th Mar, 2014

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How is it that in many consumers’ minds, the most performed and most important service on your vehicle became “just an oil change”? Whether you have this performed at the intervals the old quickie lube shops made up of 3,000 miles, or most manufacturers recommended 7,500 miles, it is still completed more often than…

The Importance of the Timing Belt

6th Mar, 2014

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To work properly, all of the components of your engine must run at a constant and timed motion. The timing belt is the crucial part that keeps the components of the engine in sync. When it breaks or slips, your engine will not run properly, possibly leaving you stranded. A professional automotive mechanic should…

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